The creation of Western North Region has materialized after voters massively voted YES for the Referendum.
After the process, 99.52 per cent of the people in the area voted YES in the referendum in support of the proposal.
Out of the 501,306 registered voters, a total of 322,048 voted YES representing 99.52 per cent, while 751 voted NO.
A total of 789 votes were rejected.
This brought the total registered votes cast to 323,588 representing the total votes in percentage terms to 65 per cent.